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What nutrient deficiency can cause "dots" on the middle of the finger nails?

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Dr. Nadu Tuakli
Family Medicine
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In brief: Its Not Proven

It used to be said that the white spots on nails were due to a calcium deficiency but no studies have born this out.

In brief: Its Not Proven

It used to be said that the white spots on nails were due to a calcium deficiency but no studies have born this out.
Dr. Nadu Tuakli
Dr. Nadu Tuakli
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Dr. Peter Winters
Dermatology

In brief: No deficiency

White dots under the nail is air unneath the nail cause by overvigorous manicure of the cuticle.
Will dissapear with time and gentle manicure.

In brief: No deficiency

White dots under the nail is air unneath the nail cause by overvigorous manicure of the cuticle.
Will dissapear with time and gentle manicure.
Dr. Peter Winters
Dr. Peter Winters
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